Direct IRS Filings
Typically, it will take 3-6 weeks for (direct deposit) 4-8 weeks to have a (check mailed). We will prepare your return; you will then sign and mail the return paperwork to the IRS.
Electronic Filing (E-File)
This process takes approximately 15-21 days for direct deposit and 15-21 days to have your checks mailed if you elect to electronically file your tax return with IRS; Funds will be available to you through direct deposit or check mailed. E-filing with the Tax Office offers the most up-to-date and rapid processing of your tax return. The Tax Office is an authorized IRS e-filer.
If you elect to use this method, the refund process will take approximately 15-21 days.
If you have an existing checking or savings account your funds will be made available through direct deposit. You will not have to return to your tax office to pick up a check with this convenient method of payment.
ACH processing may take up to an additional one to four days for the financial institution to post the refund to the taxpayer’s personal checking or savings account.
A good way to avoid check cashing fees or delays caused by a customer’s bank putting an extended hold on a deposited check.
Available as a disbursement option for Easy Advance (EA) only (without an Refund Transfer (RT) associated).
If you elect to use this method, the refund process will take approximately 15-21 days. Checks are printed at the Tax Office so you can pick up your checks from the safety and convenience of your tax office. NOTE: This disbursement option is NOT available for customers that select an Easy Advance (EA) only.
E-1 Visa Prepaid Cards
This is a great opportunity for unbanked customers to take advantage of a this prepaid card account. If you elect to use this method, the refund process will take approximately 15-21 days and you will be notified when your refund has been placed on your card.
Make purchases anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted.
Easily track spending and account balance on-the-go with transaction alerts.
Direct Deposit your paycheck or benefits check for free3 and avoid costly check cashing fees.
Online Account Center where customers can view card activity and pay bills online.
Reload cash at any of E-1’s more than 130,000 reload locations.